A 3.2 magnitude earthquake shook Quebec near the Ontario border Thursday morning.
The quake's epicentre was in Huntington, Que., in the Montérégie region, southwest of Montreal. Surrounding areas felt the quake around 7:30 a.m. Tremors were reportedly sensed in Cornwall, Ont. and Vermont in the United States.
Residents of Salaberry-de-Valleyfield, Que., posted about the earthquake in a local Facebook group as many thought they heard an explosion. Several said they heard a boom sound before feeling the ground shake.
"It sounded like a bomb had just dropped," reads one comment.
No damage was reported.